Easy 35 Pinhole Camera
It's been nearly two years since all of you backed my Kickstarter! Quite a few Flyers and Clippers have gone out the door, starting with your Kickstarter versions. Now that... Read more
Pinhole Printed Anniversary Update
It has now been one year since I launched the Pinhole Printed Kickstarter project and the Flyer 6x6 was born. All the Flyer Kickstarters were shipped as scheduled and I... Read more
Subjects for a Pinhole Camera
Surprisingly, from my Kickstarter experience, I have found many people have an interest in pinholes but have no idea what to do with a pinhole camera. Some of you have... Read more
Flyer 6x6, Clipper 6x18 Win Honors!
Flyer 6x6 and Clipper 6x18 are now in the New Mexico History Museum! The "Poetics of Light Exhibition is running through March 2015 - if you pass near Santa Fe, you... Read more
Pinholes & Tripods and New Mexico History Museum "Poetics of Light"
I've added another post on tripods at http://pinholeprinted.com/2014/09/pinholes-and-tripods/ - I'm so used to bracing my cameras or using a tripod that I forget that people new to pinhole photography could benefit from... Read more
I've finally gotten around to writing the instructions on doing sun tracks, after a few of you have written for tips on how to do them. Some of you have... Read more
35mm in Flyer & WWPD 2014 & Last Call
35mm Film to 120 Adapter
A while back, a couple of backers asked if they could use 35mm film in Flyer. I finally got around to it and yes, you... Read more
Worldwide Pinhole Day 2014
The day is nigh. This Sunday, 4/27/14. Tomorrow. Get your pinhole cameras ready and take a picture or a roll tomorrow and submit a photo to www.pinholeday.org!
Flyer Photo... Read more
Clipper & Worldwide Pinhole Day 4/27/14
I've shipped 9 Clippers out this week, and will have more pinholes in a week to ship more. Here's another Clipper photo - I was heading to Home Depot for... Read more
I've started delivering Flyers to those who missed out on the Kickstarter and I have finished the Clipper 6x18 design. Clipper has a spring-loaded shutter that can be operated manually... Read more
Week 19 - Clipper 3D Print and First Light
As I tweeted over the weekend, I've completed my first fully working 3D print of a Clipper 6x18 and first light occurred today. First light is an astronomical... Read more
Week 16 - Kickstarter Rewards Complete!
All the remaining cameras shipped this morning! Thank you all for backing me on this adventure! As well, thank you for the kind compliments on the cameras and... Read more
"A very little little more let us do, and all is done"
After a lot of hard work this week to recover from three bad (personally) weeks in a short... Read more
Week 15 - Almost done
I am sorry I missed an update last week.
I promised to inform you if there were any events that would threaten my delivery schedule. I was ahead of schedule... Read more
February cameras have started shipping - about 30 went out early this week and with more going out tomorrow, I'll be more than 1/3 of the way through the February... Read more
A lot has been going on this week for me, so this update is slightly tardy and short.
February rewards are being printed and assembled. I'm sending out the surveys... Read more
Week 11 - January's a wrap
are done! All shipped! I sincerely hope you like them. Do check the info posted on pinholeprinted.com/support and chat your experiences up on g+ or facebook. If you have... Read more
30 cameras went off this week and I'm working on the remaining ones (45). The printers are printing parts for the February cameras now. I want to print... Read more
January surveys have just been sent out! Getting started again after the holidays was slower than I expected, but the printers are running. I have 95% of the... Read more
I was going to post this as the Week 7 update ... I hope everyone's holidays were as good and that you haven't noticed I missed a week. I'll be... Read more
Status of Rewards
- November rewards done.
- December rewards DONE- all kits and limited edition cameras have gone out. I have emailed the files to all the December backers, and... Read more
Status of Rewards
December cameras are going out tomorrow. It's been fun (sort of) learning how to deal with postage software (stamps.com for those who care) and getting the first... Read more
Quick update- I've gotten 100 pinholes and I'm busy bagging up the kits. All files, kits, and December cameras should be going out next week - as fast as... Read more
Two Important Notices
Up until around the end of the Kickstarter campaign, I had been using 0.3mm pinholes. I was not quite satisfied with the pictures I was... Read more
All November rewards have gone out and are complete. For those of you with the $10 photo rewards, please let me know in mid-December if you still have not received... Read more
November Rewards - $1 and $10 (Photos)
I've sent out the surveys for the $1 and $10 pledges. For the $1 backers, my thanks yet again for your support!
I've mailed... Read more
Week 0 (Post-Kickstarter)
First, I will be posting a status update weekly until everything's shipped, likely on Mondays. Feel free to contact me if you have an urgent question not covered... Read more
I owe you a post-KS update on status and delivery schedules but I'm going to punt as it is my wife's birthday and I've promised a 3D printing-free day -... Read more
End Zone in sight!
As I start this update, there's 60 hours to go. No cameras left - just files, kits, and photographs. Occasionally, someone does cancel (I never know why) and a camera... Read more
Dog Story and Suntracks
Back on update #3, I mentioned I'd tried to get a suntrack photo and there was a dog involved...
The camera was set out under a tree with three ND12... Read more
Good news - most of the supplies are in and I have started printing! I took a risk ordering everything before I am actually funded, but I wanted to get... Read more
That's it - I'm officially out of Flyer cameras. You can still get the other rewards though. I'll have another update later in the week. In the meantime, there's been... Read more
Last Stretch Goal Hit!
#4 hit at $12,000 - all camera, kit, and file backers will get a copy of the STL files to print the Clipper - my 6x18 panoramic pinhole. I've done... Read more
Nearing a Sellout of Cameras
Following up on Update #6, the two group packs have been eliminated and the 20 cameras added to February delivery as individual rewards. I have considered things carefully and I... Read more
Halfway Mark & Stretch #4
It's day 15, halfway through the Kickstarter, and very near to a sell out. That deserves a comment on why I have limited the upside, unlike many other Kickstarters. Pinhole,... Read more
Design is final!
Second Printer On Its Way
The second Solidoodle 3 printer has now shipped and I look forward to getting it online. Having a second printer ensures I can keep my... Read more
T-shirts and Stretch #3
I've been busy the last couple of days finalizing the design for printing. Being funded early has enabled me to take the risk of going ahead and ordering all the... Read more
Sun tracks and more cameras!
Stretch goals 1 & 2 met- everyone with a kit or a camera gets ND filters and laminated exposure cards! I wanted you to have the ND filters so... Read more
Stretch Goal !!!
Funded in 13.5 hours - that is awesome for a photography project! So now, I am adding a stretch goal. Stretch goals benefit both the backer and the creator -... Read more
Wow - this was like Election Night! Funded in 13.5 hours - for a photography project, that is awesome! Now I am thinking about some stretch goals - stay tuned... Read more